Jesse Enoch Wright
and Julia Cook
Jesse Enoch Wright b 21 Nov 1908 Millstone, Letcher Co KY d 22 Jul 1984 Jenkins, Letcher Co KY; buried 25 Jul 1984, Thornton Cemetery, Thornton, Letcher Co KY; s/o Alexander Wright and Hannah Houston. Jesse Enoch Wright m. Julia Cook b ? d ? ; d/o ? and ?. Childrenof Jesse Enoch Wright and Julia Cook;
1. Jesse Darrell Wright b 7 May 1948 d 23 Sept 2021; m. Dotty Tackett. Children of Jesse Darrell Wright and Dotty Tackett; i. Wendy Wright; m. Male Lucas ii. Erick Wright; m. Lisa Unknown.
2. Sharon Wright; m. Allen Riddle
3. Carroll Wright; m. Claude Brown
4. Sherry Wright; m. James Castle.
5. Barry Wright; m. Sheree Unknown
6. Joyce Wright; m. Bill Davis
7. Patty Wright; m. Arnold Playforth
8. Gwenda Wright; m. Freddie Castle
Obituary: Jesse "Cowboy" Wright
May 7, 1948 ~ September 23, 2021 (age 73)
Jesse Darrell Wright “Cowboy”, 73, of Neon, passed away on Thursday, September 23, 2021, at Pikeville Medical Center.
Jesse Darrell Cowboy Wright
Jesse was the son of the late Jesse and Julia Cook Wright.
He is survived by his wife Dotty Tackett Wright: 1 daughter: Wendy Lucas of Neon; 1 son: Erick (Lisa) Wright of Jenkins; 4 grandchildren: Hannah Lucas, Erica Mortensen, Rachel Lucas, and Jesse A. Wright; 1 great grandchild: Luke Mortensen; 1 brother: Barry (Sheree) Wright; 3 sisters: Sharon (Allen) Riddle, Carroll (Claude) Brown, and Sherry (James) Castle.
He is preceded in death by his parents; 1 grandson: Jacob Lucas; 3 sisters: Joyce (Bill) Davis, Patty (Arnold) Playforth, & Gwenda (Freddie-still living) Castle.
Also, surviving is a host of nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends.
Jesse was a member of the 884 Masonic Lodge of 50 years and a member of the Shriners. Jesse enjoyed riding his motorcycle, as well as, his side by side with family and friends.
Visitation: 6:00 P.M. Monday, September 27, 2021 at Letcher Funeral Home Chapel.
Funeral: 1:00 P.M. Tuesday, September 28, 2021 with Bill Craft officiating at Letcher Funeral Home Chapel.
Burial will follow at Thornton Cemetery at Thornton, KY.